Derek Jeter hits his 250th homer

by Bill Chuck on August 18, 2012

Derek Jeter hit the 250th homer of his Hall of Fame career last night. It was his 10th of the season, marking the 16th time in his career he’s been in double digits for homers.

Let’s take a moment to judge Jeter by the company he keeps.

Here are the players with 250 homers and 3000 hits:

Rk Player HR H
1 Hank Aaron 755 3771
2 Willie Mays 660 3283
3 Rafael Palmeiro 569 3020
4 Eddie Murray 504 3255
5 Stan Musial 475 3630
6 Dave Winfield 465 3110
7 Carl Yastrzemski 452 3419
8 Cal Ripken 431 3184
9 Al Kaline 399 3007
10 George Brett 317 3154
11 Rickey Henderson 297 3055
12 Craig Biggio 291 3060
13 Robin Yount 251 3142
14 Derek Jeter 250 3248
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Generated 8/18/2012.

Here are the players with at least 250 homers, 3000 hits, and 1000 walks, listed by RBI:

Rk Player RBI HR H BB
1 Hank Aaron 2297 755 3771 1402
2 Stan Musial 1951 475 3630 1599
3 Eddie Murray 1917 504 3255 1333
4 Willie Mays 1903 660 3283 1464
5 Carl Yastrzemski 1844 452 3419 1845
6 Rafael Palmeiro 1835 569 3020 1353
7 Dave Winfield 1833 465 3110 1216
8 Cal Ripken 1695 431 3184 1129
9 George Brett 1596 317 3154 1096
10 Al Kaline 1583 399 3007 1277
11 Derek Jeter 1236 250 3248 1023
12 Craig Biggio 1175 291 3060 1160
13 Rickey Henderson 1115 297 3055 2190
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Generated 8/18/2012.

Here are the players with at least 250 homers, 3000 hits, 1000 walks, 1200 RBI, and 300 steals:

Rk Player G HR H BB SB RBI
1 Willie Mays 2992 660 3283 1464 338 1903
2 Derek Jeter 2543 250 3248 1023 346 1236
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Generated 8/18/2012.

Derek Jeter and Willie Mays, pretty, pretty, pretty, good company.

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